Greece: Passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family, on Tuesday August 16, 2022, at the age of 75. Predeceased by his parents Elmer and June Smith, brother Ken Smith and sister Janet Bennetti. He is survived by his loving wife Linda, stepdaughter Melissa Williams, 5 grandchildren, nephews Kenneth Smith Jr., Jeffery Smith and David Bennetti, several great nieces, and great nephews.
Philip was a member of Local 86 IBEW Electricians for 50 years, where he served as an apprenticeship instructor for several years. He enjoyed volunteering at the Verona Street Animal Shelter in his spare time. He proudly served in the United States Army as an Airborne Ranger in Vietnam, from 1968-70. Philip was the recipient of 3 Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star with V for valor.
A Memorial Service with Military Honors will be held on Friday August 26th at 1 PM at the Fowler Funeral Home Inc. 340 West Ave., Brockport. Interment will be held privately in White Haven Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may contribute to Lollypop Farm.